The 5 Axis series offers high productivity and accurate performance. Using Finite Element Method software to design and achieve the machines optimal structure this also enhances machine rigidity and stability.

Powerful High Precision 5 Axis Machining with Superior Performance.

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Chester’s 5 Axis Machines have excellent access to the front of the machine table, all models can be fitted with a front loading robotic arm.

The 5 Axis models Chester 400-5AX and 620-5AX size machines also have available an 8 pool automated pallet loading system.

These machines have the perfect machining platform for high speed process and intensive manufacture in all sectors.


Technical Specifications 1200-5AX
X-Axis Travel 1110mm
Y-Axis Travel 1370+380mm
Z-Axis Travel 620mm
Distance from Spindle Nose to Table Surface 150-950mm
Worktable Dimensions 1150mmx900w
Worktable Load 2000kg
Feed System
Rapid Feed(X/Y/Z) 48/48/48m/min
Cutting Feed(X/Y/Z) 0.001-20m/min
Spindle Motor 31.5kw(42.84hp)
X/Y/Z Motor Power 8.17/4.87/8.17kw(11.11/6.62/11.11hp)
B/C Axes Motor 16.2/8.5kw(22.03/11.56hp)
Accuracy Standards VDI3441
Positioning Accuracy             0.008mm                              0.008mm                 0.003/300
Repeatability Accuracy             0.004mm                              0.004mm                 ± 0.002
B/C axis 0.001 – Positioning                  10”                                        10”
B/C axis 0.001 – Repeatability                   5”                                           5”
Rotary Axis
A-Axis Rotation Angle ‘±120°degree
C-Axis Rotation Angle 360°degree
A-Axis Max.Speed 26rpm
C-Axis Max.Speed 50rpm
Spindle System
Spindle Transmission Type Direct Drive(standard)/Built-in(0P)
Spindle Speed(max.) 8000rpm
Max.Torque 400Nm
Tool Handle Spec. #50/HSK A100
ATC System
Magazine Capacity 24T(Standard)
Tool Change Method DRUM
Max.Tool Dis./with Adjacent Tool 125/200mm
Max.Tool Length 400mm
Max.Tool Weight 15kg
Control System
Controller Siemens 840D
Chip Conveyor Chain Type
Machine Occupancy(LxWxH) 5600x2980x4196mm
Machine Weight 32000kg


• Siemens 840Dsl (5-Axis/5-Interactive)

• Spindle Oil Cooler

• Spindle Motor Cooling System

• Spindle Programmable Air Blow System

• Circle Injection System 

• Chain-type Chip Conveyor

• Chip Collector

• Water Gun

• Air Gun

• Manual Top Cover (1200-5AX has programmable top cover)

• Full Enclosure

• Large Worktable

• Front Door/Safety Switch/ATC Backdoor


• 3-Axis Roller Type Linear Guideways

• 3 Axes Linear Scales (Heidenhain)

• A Axes Linear Scales (Heidenhain)

• C Axes Linear Scales (Heidenhain)

• Z-Axis Motor System with Brake

• Worklight(LED)

• Alarm Light(LED)

• M30 Automatic Shutdown System

• Air Conditioner

• Air Condition Software for TNC-640 )



• Coolant Through Spindle

• ZF Gearbox

• Worktable Washing System

• Oil Path Tool Handle Stopper

• Coolant Cooling System

• Programmable Top Cover(Standard for 1200-5AX)

• Laser Tool Length Measuring

• Wireless Workpiece Measuring

• Worktable Clamp Air Hydraulic Source

• Increased Tool Magazine Capactiy

• Heidenhain TNC-640(5-Axis/5-Interactive)

• Centering Calibration Function

• Oil Demister System

• Rotary Window

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